Jaffna and Kilinochchi Water Supply Project - Additional Financing: Report and Recommendation of the President

Reports and Recommendations of the President | November 2017

The project will improve drinking water supply in the urban areas of the Jaffna Peninsula, one of the less-developed regions of Sri Lanka. The additional financing is required to fund the changes in project scope that includes design build and operation (DBO) of a desalination plant; and meet the cost overruns of the current project, whose performance is on track but requires restructuring to deliver the project outcomes.

The report and recommendation of the President to the Board of Directors (RRP) document describes the terms and conditions of a project for consideration and approval by ADB's Board of Directors. This document dated November 2017 is provided for the ADB project 37378-014, 37378-013 in Sri Lanka.